Rent a Car at Des Moines International Airport (DSM)

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Des Moines International Airport (DSM)

Address: 5800 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, IA, Iowa, 50321, U S A
Phone: (1) 515-256-5623
Location Type: Corporate
Hours of Operation: Sun 7:00 AM - 12:00 AM; Mon - Fri 6:00 AM - 12:00 AM; Sat 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM

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Location Information

Where is Avis at the Des Moines Airport?

Preferred Service
Proceed to the Avis counter in the baggage claim area. Show your driver's license to receive your preprinted rental document and keys. Rental cars are parked outside the baggage claim area.
General Directions
AIRLINE PASSENGERS
Proceed to the Avis counter in the baggage claim area. Rental cars are parked outside the baggage claim area.
WALK-UP RENTERS
Follow airport signs for "Arrivals" or "Baggage Claim". They will lead to the baggage claim area entrance. Proceed inside to locate the Avis counter. Rental cars are parked outside the baggage claim area.
After-hours Returns
Park & lock the car. Place the completed contract & the keys in the Drop Box located in the Returns area. Remember to take your personal belongings with you.

Des Moines Airport Rental Car Return

When you’re ready to head home on your return flight, find DSM car rental return for Avis at 5800 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, IA, 50321. You can find this location by following overhead signs as you approach the airport. Car rental return is conveniently found next to Avis rental car pickup.

Des Moines Airport Car Rental Information

Whether you’re in Des Moines on business or for pleasure, you’ll have plenty to occupy your time, and the best way to get around is with a quality rental car.

You can find the Avis Car Rental counter next to baggage claim at the Des Moines International Airport (DSM), so picking up your DSM car rental and getting on your way could hardly be more convenient. What’s more, you can accelerate your travel experience with Avis Preferred, a complimentary membership that allows you to skip the line and go straight to your car.

Our Des Moines airport car rental fleet offers a variety of quality vehicles, from SUVs and luxury airport car rentals to eco-friendly hybrids and compact cars, so no matter what has brought you to Iowa’s state capital, we have the car that will get you there in comfort.

If you’re here for work, you’re probably in the agriculture or insurance business. Either way, entertaining clients is easy with many fine-dining restaurants in town. But for a real taste of Des Moines, try a fresh cut of Iowa-raised beef at one of the city’s steakhouses.

Whatever activity you choose to pursue, you can count on Avis for a reliable Des Moines Airport car rental.

What is the best type of car to rent in Des Moines?

In the heart of the Midwest, you’ll quickly fall in love with the peaceful, picturesque surroundings of Des Moines. If you’re wondering about the best option for car rental, Des Moines, Avis has any vehicle you could need. Choose an SUV for camping in a forest preserve or a passenger van to see the Iowa State Capitol and surrounding sights. Download the Avis app to make your reservation process a snap.

Van Rental

If you’re traveling with a large group, a 7-seat minivan, or a 12- or 15-passenger van is an excellent choice as your Des Moines, Iowa Airport car rental.

SUV Rental

Fishing at Raccoon River Park? Pack up all your gear with ease in a roomy 5-, 7-, or 8-seat SUV rental.

Long-Term Car Rental

If you’re in Des Moines for a month or more, choose monthly car rental from Avis to make your DSM car rental even more convenient.

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Luxury Car Rental

Rent a car with style like a muscle car, sports car, or luxury SUV to explore Downtown Des Moines.

Convertible Rental

You’ll fall in love with Des Moines’ rolling, cornfield-studded hills when you see it all in a Ford Mustang or similar convertible rental.

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Rent a Car and Explore Des Moines

To see some of the city’s finest architecture, visit the Capitol Building. Home to some of the finest monuments and memorials in the city, including the Lincoln and Tad statue, it also provides a breathtaking view of the city’s downtown area.

If you want to recharge your batteries, go for a stroll through Pappajohn Sculpture Park and marvel at the art installations. In town during the summer months? Catch a baseball game at Principal Park or enjoy an outdoor concert.

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